Gianni Russo

Gianni Russo

  • Highest Rated: 100% Toots (2008)
  • Lowest Rated: 11% Another You (1991)
  • Birthday: Dec 12, 1943
  • Birthplace: Not Available
  • Supporting actor and singer Gianni Russo specializes in playing Mafiosos and other Italian stereotypes. He made his feature-film debut playing Carlo Rizzi in The Godfather (1973). Before that, Russo had appeared in two made-for-television films.

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

Movies

Rating

Title

Credit

Box
Office

Year

100% Toots Actor 2008
No Score Yet Meet the Mobsters Paul 2005
77% Seabiscuit Alberto Gianini $120.2M 2003
33% Harvard Man Andrew Bandolini 2002
68% Red Dragon Newsie $93M 2002
52% Rush Hour 2 Red Dragon Pit Boss 2001
53% The Family Man Nick 2000
52% Any Given Sunday Johnny Polito 1999
12% Striptease Willie Rojo 1996
No Score Yet For Which He Stands Screenwriter 1996
23% Super Mario Bros. Scapelli 1993
40% Stay Tuned Guido 1992
No Score Yet Perry Mason: The Case of the Fatal Fashion Marco Sabatini 1991
11% Another You Carlos 1991
23% Out for Justice Sammy 1991
93% The Freshman Maitre D', Gourmet Club 1990
No Score Yet Side Out Dick Sydney 1990
66% Chances Are Anthony Bonino 1989
87% Winter Kills Co-Pilot 1979
No Score Yet Laserblast Tony Craig 1977
No Score Yet Lepke Albert Anastasia 1975
No Score Yet The Four Deuces Chip Morono, the 'Deuce of Clubs' 1975
97% The Godfather, Part II Carlo 1974
98% The Godfather Carlo Rizzi 1972

TV

Rating

Title

Credit

Year

60% Prison Break
2005-2017
Smallhouse
  • 2006
  • 2005
No Score Yet Strong Medicine
2000-2006
Vincent
  • 2001
No Score Yet Pacific Palisades
1997
Frank Nichols
  • 1997
No Score Yet Wiseguy
1987-1990
Dave Steelgrave
  • 1987
No Score Yet Kojak
1973-1978
Barton
  • 1978
No Score Yet The Rockford Files
1974-1980
Johnny Tedesco
  • 1978

QUOTES FROM Gianni Russo CHARACTERS

Michael Corleone
You have to answer for Santino, Carlo. You fingered Sonny for the Barzini people.
Carlo Rizzi
Mike, you got it all wrong.
Michael Corleone
Ah, that little farce you played with my sister. You think that would fool a Corleone?
Carlo Rizzi
Mike, I'm innocent. I swear on the kids.
Michael Corleone
Sit down.
Carlo Rizzi
Please don't do this to me, Mike. Please don't.
Michael Corleone
Clean it up, I said clean it up!
Carlo Rizzi
Clean it up, I said clean it up!
Carlo Rizzi
"Go on, you spoiled guinea brat, break it all, break it all! Now clean it up! Clean it up! Clean it up!"
Carlo Rizzi
Go on, you spoiled guinea brat, break it all, break it all! Now clean it up! Clean it up! Clean it up!